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February 12, 2014
September 25, 2013
The Clinton Global Initiative plans to improve global literacy by providing books and digital resources to 10 million children worldwide by 2016.
September 23, 2013
Two nonprofits are the inaugural winners of the recently funded David M. Rubenstein and American Literacy Prizes.
July 19, 2013
Former Indiana governor Mitch Daniels denies that a book challenge threatens academic freedom.
May 23, 2013
The National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped will convene its first major conference to explore the future of Braille.
May 06, 2013
Looking for a new classroom approaches and ideas that you can mull over this summer? These new releases might spark some ideas.
March 04, 2013
The X PRIZE Foundation, an organization for incentivized competitions across science and technology development, will create a literacy prize in 2013.
February 05, 2013
New and recent books releases for K-12 educators tackle questions of student rights, social responsibility, and ethics both in and out of the classroom.
January 03, 2013
In recent opinion essays, two educators argue against teaching with adapted, rewritten, or "sanitized" versions of classics.
December 10, 2012
A philanthropist's $1.5 million donation will establish three new prizes for significant work in literacy.